Rev. Ben Simpson, serves as Truett’s Assistant Director of Spiritual Formation, coordinating and helping oversee the Covenant Group and Spiritual Formation programs at the Seminary. He assists Dr. Angela Reed in leading the Spiritual Direction Training course and is a certified spiritual director. Ben has a BA from Baylor, an MACE from Dallas Theological Seminary, and an MA in Religious Studies from The University of Kansas. He is ordained in the Baptist tradition and has served as a pastor to children, youth, and college students. He has a great love for the local church, and now teaches a young adult Sunday school class.
Ben is married to Rev. Molly Simpson, who serves as an Associate Pastor of First United Methodist Church, Waco. Ben enjoys books, basketball, coaching youth soccer, and the outdoors.